Finding out more

Are there any promotional leaflets available?

Yes these are available on request. There are also posters available to download from the event website’s resource centre:

What else can I do in Sunderland during my visit?

Loads of things….from its heritage and history, wonderful parks and museums to its modern underground music scene there is enough to do in Sunderland to keep you busy for the entire summer holiday period. Check out the See It Do It website for more details

Is there a shopping centre nearby?

Yes, The Bridges Shopping Centre is located in the heart of the city centre.
Opening Times are:
Monday/ Tuesday/ Wednesday: 9am – 5.30pm
Thursday: 9am – 8pm
Friday/ Saturday: 9am – 5.30pm
Sunday: 11am – 5pm

How can I keep up to date with information about the event?

We regularly update our website and social media accounts with key information. You can follow us on twitter - @TallShipsSund, Facebook – TallShipsRacesSunderland and Instagram - tallshipssunderland
You can sign up for our newsletter on the homepage of the event website to receive all the latest news

How can I support the event?

Plan to visit the event and tell your family and friends Visiting the event, following the event social media channels, using the event hashtag #wearonboard in your posts and sharing information with your friends and family are all ways that you can support the event and make sure as many people as possible visit the event and enjoy it.